Press Herald: UMaine nursing school enrollment rises amid pandemic

The Portland Press Herald reported that enrollment at the University of Maine School of Nursing has increased amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Kelley Strout, director of the nursing school, said “we have not lost any students due to fears of the pandemic. We’ve seen the opposite. They’ve risen to the occasion.” The first-year class consists of 115 students, a record high, according to Strout. shared the Press Herald article.